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Tackling climate change will be a challenge
Actor enters race to NC from Thimphu
Das invites Bhutan minister
Assam minister invites Bhutan to take part in Advantage Assam Summit
Pallab in Bhutan over 'Advantage Assam' summit
JFMC eco-tourism camp launched at Bhairabkunda
TCB to set up 18 restrooms by 2018
Former Facebook employee sets up experiential travel startup, aims to promote sustainable eco ...
Bengal Govt plans a new road near Bhutan border to boost trade and tourism
We need more and good roadside amenities
Homestays, 'bleisure', food and medical tourism were most popular travel trends of 2017
Bengal government to construct road near the border of Bhutan
Undercutting is illegal but mostly hearsay: PM
A society for sustainable tourism
5 Travel Destinations Where Bitcoin Moguls Should Be Spending Their Fortunes
Bhutan: A society for sustainable tourism
10 Reasons Why Bhutan Should Be On Your Travel Bucket List
Nature's Heroes Award for Bhutan's Godfather of conservation
Harvard Alumni from 14 Nations Discover Happiness in Bhutan
UBM India to ring in 25th anniversary of SATTE with participation of over 1000 exhibitors
ACC reviews tax exemption allegation
Lumbini saw more than 1.55m tourists in 2017
West Bengal to unveil revamped tourism policy by Jan-end
Disable friendly restroom opens at Tamchoe
West Bengal to get a new revamped tourism policy by end of January
West Bengal to unveil revamped tourism policy by January end
Private equity comes to Bhutan
Smerkolj in Bhutan for first official visit by Slovenian minister
6th Bhairabkunda Tourism Festival from today
Destination East: 52 foreign delegates to visit Darjeeling, Terai & Dooars
North flavour at tourism meet
12 destinations travelers might want to avoid in 2018
Yangtse targets more than 4000 tourists in 12th Plan
An Inside Look at the Self-proclaimed Happiest Country on Earth
2017: A bad year for major South Asian infrastructure projects
Indo-Bhutan car rally flags off in March
Assam gears up for global investors summit, Advantage Assam
Wild Women Journey to “The Land of Happiness” On New Bhutan Adventure Tour
Investors summit: 12 focus areas identified
SATA 2018 to be held in Mumbai
Venture Out and Prosper
BJP lauds 'improved' business climate
India hops on adventure tourism thrill ride
Bhutan sets up consulate in Guwahati
Making a song and dance
Investment over Rs 64000 cr pledged to Assam on first day of global summit
Advantage Assam: PM Modi will inaugurate the investors' summit on Saturday
176 MoUs worth of Rs 64386 crore signed in Advantage Assam
Assam asserts its conviction of a pro-development era for the north-east region
Assam gets Rs 1,00000 crore investment proposals in Global Investors' Summit
Yunan model for Assam
Development will not be at the cost of ecology, claims Chandra Mohan Patowary
India's New Gateway to Bhutan
Allegations against former Bhutan minister politically motivated: Opposition
Guwahati diary: Bhutan steals the show at GIS, Guwahati-Singapore flight on the cards and police ...
NATMO map marks Kolkata as medical tourism hub
TCB asks Amankora for an explanation on the French artist's conduct
Bhutan Through The Lens Of Travel Tastemaker Rachel Rudwall
OL meets Kanglung residents
Sustaining tourism, the hard way
Tourism sector: All in all an eventful year
Samdrup: Delightful old fashioned little town in Bhutan
Workers prefer to be placed overseas through govt., not agents
'North Bengal can lead tourism industry'
No conference during peak tourist season: Foreign ministry
Triple action events to celebrate Bhutan ties
Tri-nation Himalayan rally flag-off on Friday
Himalayan drive 6 tri nation car rally to flag off from Siliguri
No SDF for tourist visiting six eastern dzongkhags
Tourism Authority of Thailand launches 'Open to the New Shades' campaign in India
New Zealand, it's time to give our tourists value for their money
Corruption accusations against me are false: Yeshey Zimba
All eyes on left alliance
TCB's APA review focuses on toilets
Drapham dzong archaeological monograph released
In Bhutan, gross national happiness more important than GDP
Sri Lanka emergency: Indian tourists in no rush to cancel bookings
6th Indo-Bhutan Friendship Car Rally To Start From Siliguri Tomorrow
Harshest penalty will be levied on graffiti case: PM
Bhutan wins Earth Award
6th Indo-Bhutan car rally kicks off from Siliguri
Siliguri: 6th Indo-Bhutan car rally flagged off
Bhutan awarded world's Sustainable Destinations' Earth Award
Excessive Tourism Becomes A Concern For The Tourism Sector
Shifting faces
Singaporean director crowdfunds for documentary on uncovering Bhutan's 'secret to happiness'
Bhutan poised to move up from UN's category of poorest countries
Why You Should Consider a Honeymoon in Bhutan
In Bhutan, Gross National Happiness More Important
Pocket-friendly holiday destinations for the discerning Indian traveller
Bhutan wins the Earth Award at ITB Berlin
Bhutan and Australia looks forward to strengthening collaboration
Tourism contributed RM81b to nation's coffers
Nineteen tour operators apply for SDF refund
Foreigners may get to visit restricted areas in India
MHA plans to ease foreign tourist curbs for Kashmir
In For A Retreat: Hidden Travel Gems To Explore In India
Nu 10B fiscal incentive granted in 10 years
Dusit International to showcase growing portfolio at ATM
Visiting Bhutan with Aman Resorts – A Once in A Lifetime Trip
This year marks the 15th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the Kingdom of Bhutan and the Australian government. To celebrate, the Royal Government of Bhutan is offering a Bhutan-Australia friendship package for travel between June 1 and August 31. Among the benefits is the exemption of ...
A flight from KL to Bangkok and then Bangkok to Bhutan landed Florence and her tour group in the beautiful valley town of Paro. The group, led by tourism veteran Prof Datuk Seri Dr Victor Wee, arrived just in time for the first day of the Paro Tshechu Festival on the 10th day of the second Bhutanese ...
The beautiful part is that farmers and entrepreneurs even from Indian and Bhutan participate in the festival,” noted Dilli Amjung, president of Falelung - Kanchanjangha Tourism Promotion Center, the main organizer. “This is the second year of the festival and it was better than last year. We look forward to ...
India won the “Best Exhibitor Award” at ITB Berlin this year. India was represented by the KJ Alphons, Minister of State (I/C) for Tourism, Government of India, along with couple of Tourism Ministry officials. More than 100 countries participated in this year's edition of ITB Berlin meet with their respective ...
Records a drop in regional tourists by more than 50 percent. While international tourist arrival recorded a growth of 14.1 percent last year, regional tourists visiting the country decreased by more than 50 percent in 2017. According to visitor arrival statistics 2017, Bhutan saw an increase of about 24.9 ...
Apart from hosts Bangladesh, national and international tourism organisations, tour operators, travel agents, tourism authority, airlines, hotels and resorts from Thailand, Sri Lanka, India, Nepal, Bhutan, the UAE, China, Cambodia, the Maldives, and Vietnam will participate at the fair. Bangladesh Tourism ...
Apart from hosts Bangladesh, national and international tourism organisations, tour operators, travel agents, tourism authority, airlines, hotels and resorts from Thailand, Sri Lanka, India, Nepal, Bhutan, the UAE, China, Cambodia, the Maldives, and Vietnam will participate at the fair. The fair will remain ...
Tourists cannot wander the towns and mountains alone, they must discover the country with a guide. In some ways, that reminded me of my trips to North Korea when "minders" of the DPRK controlled our every move. But the guides in Bhutan aren't guarding government secrets –- they want to protect ...
Dubbed the Biman Bangladesh Travel and Tourism Fair 2018, the event will see participation of tourism authorities of three countries along with tour operators, travel agents, airlines, hotels and resorts from Thailand, Sri Lanka, India, Nepal, Bhutan, the UAE, China, Cambodia, the Maldives and Vietnam.
As a wildlife veterinarian for the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute's Global Health Program, Dr. Marc Valitutto was asked to visit, evaluate the Preserve and help build their veterinary capacity so that they could best provide for and monitor the health of the takin in their care. The following is a ...
(MENAFN - Bangladesh Monitor) Dhaka : The country's three-day international tourism fair organised by Tour Operators Association of Bangladesh ... travel agents, tourism authority, airlines, hotels and resorts from Thailand, Sri Lanka, India, Nepal, Bhutan, the UAE, China, Cambodia, the Maldives, and ...
River cruises and land tours for LGBTQ travelers and allies ages 21 plus. Upcoming destinations include Albania, Bhutan, Cambodia, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Greece, Hungary, India, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Montenegro, the Netherlands, Nepal, Peru, Portugal, Romania, South Africa, Spain, Tanzania ...
Khin Omar Win and Brett Melzer were in their mid 20s when they met in Yangon, Myanmar in 1997. Both were seeking adventure, and neither dreamed that in a few years they'd have a hugely successful tourism company, Eastern Safaris. What started as a single hot air balloon doing flights over ...
A protocol for the new bus service will be signed by the four countries, India, Bhutan, Bangladesh, and Nepal. When fully implemented, the Bangladesh-Bhutan-India-Nepal (BBIN) motor vehicles agreement will open a new horizon for travellers in member countries. Initially the bus service will operate ...
It will also help people who come to West Bengal for medical tourism, he said after entering India. ... The proposed commercial bus service comes under the purview of BBIN (Bangladesh-Bhutan-India-Nepal) Motor Vehicles Agreement, which the four countries signed in June 2015 to enable movement ...
Delegates from Bangladesh, India and Nepal headed for Kathmandu in Nepal in the buses that are currently on a trial run under the Bangladesh-Bhutan-India- Nepal (BBIN) Motor Vehicle Agreement. The trial run, which began from Dhaka on 23 April, will end in Kathmandu on 26 April. The delegates ...
The Farm has thus emerged as one of the most popular tourism spots in Nagasaki, collecting almost 500,000 visitors a year. The students experienced a village homestay for two nights with an elderly couple in their 60s, where the husband was a member farmer of the Chou Chou Farm. The farm also ...
Of the total of about 35 houses registered with the centre today, Tourism Council of Bhutan (TCB) has certified about 16 homestays in the dzongkhag. The rest are working on improving the homestays in accordance with the TCB requirements,” Kinzang Dorji said. Chimi Homestay's owner, Chimi Lham, ...
Though the border at Khunjerab Pass is open (during summer, weather permitting), tourist visas are not easy to get. Pakistanis must fly to Nepal, Bangladesh and Bhutan, for they cannot transit overland through India, and Indians must fly to Afghanistan and Iran, for they are not permitted to pass through ...
IRCTC is offering a Bhutan air travel package starting from Rs 38,900, IRCTC Tourism said on its website The "Adbhut Bhutan" ... A package of the duration of 05 Nights -06 Days Ex Delhi with overnight stays of 02 nights each at Thimphu and Paro and 01 night at Punakha. This Adbhut ...
The Tourism Council of Bhutan is delighted to share that the Kingdom of Bhutan won 1st place for the Earth Award at the award ceremony in ITB Berlin. A jury representing 12 leading sustainable tourism organizations and networks selected Bhutan from among more than 100 top sustainable tourism ...
Sixty-nine students below the age of 13 competed in the championship played that was played over five days. The President of Bhutan Olympic Committee, HRH Prince Jigyel Ugyen Wangchuck, officials from the KSPO, Korean Culture, Sports, and Tourism ministry, BOC, and from the national sports ...
Bhutan, on the other hand, is known for having a negative carbon footprint, the happiest people, as well as for being a biodiversity hotspot. In addition to this, the government regulates tourism very strictly, limiting the number of people allowed into the country. Foreign tourists have to pay as much as ...
The tiny kingdom of Bhutan, tucked away in the Himalayas between China and India, is known for its innovative Gross National Happiness Index, ... The country's tourism council paints an image of a real-life Shangri-La, where visitors seeking a high-altitude paradise will find chiming bells, fluttering ...
Bhutan among fastest growing economies in Asia: ADB ... With an economic growth rate of 7.5 percent in 2017, Bhutan is the fastest ... main driver of the economy as wholesale and retail businesses and tourism continue to expand.
Pasakha is Bhutan's largest, and often described as its only, industrial hub. ... The town symbolizes the struggle at the heart of Bhutan's development ... its high-end tourism industry, and cultural and environmental preservation.
EDWARDS — In Bhutan, a tiny country east of Nepal and surrounded by China and India, the ... to environmental conservation, Bhutan's economy, besides tourism, is now dependent on damming its rivers to sell hydropower to India.
Of the 1,400 overseas job vacancies announced at the fair yesterday, about 700 are by the Bhutan Tourism of School and Hospitality in Bhutan.
Others are cottage and small industries and startup Bhutan, highland livelihood, tourism, one gewog one product, and central schools. GNHC officials ...
Gross National Happiness - The Bhutan way of measuring Happiness ... Bhutan policy of Gross National Happiness (GNH), viewed with indulgent ... and environmental preservation with the development of industry and tourism.
Bhutanese travelers from the southeast district of Samdrup Jongkhar prefer to use the roads of Assam and North Bengal to travel to Thimphu via ...
ITANAGAR, May 22: The Arunachal Pradesh Tour Operators' Association ... that the government should formulate a policy in line with that of Bhutan.
Meanwhile, a delegation of Bhutanese government led by its civil aviation and tourism minister visited the Saidpur Airport site in 2012. Nilphamari ...
Called the land of Monpas or Mon tribe bordering Bhutan in the west and China in the north, the border town of Tawang is now emerging as a major ...
The first ever East Tourism Mart 2018 concluded successfully on Sunday. ... press from Indian border cities of West Bengal, Bihar, Bhutan and Bangladesh. ... Earlier, Nepal Tourism Board and major tourism stakeholders from East ...
Minister Damcho Dorji expressed Bhutan's interest in broadening relations and cooperation with Mongolia in tourism, agriculture, health and cultural ...
IRCTC (Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation) Tourism is offering a tour package of five nights and six days to Bhutan from Mumbai via ...
Travellers in Bhutan quickly get used to the dress code. Local women wear the ankle-length kira, woven by hand and regal in its drape. Men cut a ...
IRCTC Tourism offers nine-night and ten-day trip from Mumbai to Australia and ... (Also Read: IRCTC Tourism Offers 6-Day Tour Package To Bhutan)
Meghalaya fares better than Bhutan in carbon emission ... This presents tremendous opportunities for tourism and research promotion of the state.
OPINION: A national tourism taskforce is needed. ... Poster-nation for tourism done well, Bhutan, brandishing its high-value-low-impact motto, shows ...
She added that this would strengthen the bond of two countries and further boosts tourism and business exchanges between two nations.
The inauguration of the first Bhutanese film festival in commemoration of the ... of culture and tradition and also promote film locations and tourism.
The minister accompanied by Japan's Ambassador to Bhutan, Kenji ... others, are agriculture, research in health, tourism, and higher education.
9th Mountain Echoes lit fest will mark 50 years of India-Bhutan diplomatic ties ... representative from India was appointed in Thimphu, Bhutan's capital. ... Group and powered by the department of tourism, government of Rajasthan.
The Prime Minister also highlighted the need for diversification and deepening of ties with Bhutan in the field of education, tourism, cultural exchanges ...
Darjeeling: The Bangladesh government is keen on air connectivity to Bagdogra for improving trade and tourism with north Bengal, Nepal and Bhutan.
Tourism is tightly managed and restricted. The country is ... Gyeltshen's goal is not to build Bhutan's first brewery, or even its first craft brewery. In 2018 ...
The Prime Minister highlighted the need for diversification and deepening of ties with Bhutan in the field of education, tourism, cultural exchanges and ...
TAUNGOO- Bhutan's Forestry Department is carrying out survey of forests in Myanmar ... “The director-general of forest department from Bhutan aims for the ... Industry which is earning from international tourism by utilizing elephants.
To strengthen cooperation and guide relations between the tour operators and hoteliers, the Association of Bhutanese Tour Operators (ABTO) and ...
When I arrived in Bhutan in September last year, I was informed by many ... Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT) of Japan from 2015 – 2017.
Telangana would like to attract all these visitors. We want Budha Vanam to be included in Buddhist Circuit so that we will attract tourists from Bhutan, ...
In Her Happy Place: Exploring Ecotourism in Bhutan ... and encouraged me to apply the lessons learned in that class to Bhutan's tourism case study.
Happiness that people experience during their travel to Bhutan is due to ... "This is due to the restrictions on tourism and their protection of natural ...
The Tenancy Act in 2015, Tobacco (amendment) Act 2014, Tourism Levy Exemption Act of Bhutan 2018, and Customs Act of Bhutan 2017 were some ...
"Why should Indian tourists go to Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand? Why shouldn't they travel to Bhutan, Afghanistan or Pakistan? We should travel ...
In Bhutan, hordes of young people are giving up rural life to move to cities ... With the number of international visitors on the rise, Bhutan's tourism ...
Member of Delhi Study Group have met Bhutan's PM ... Chairman PHD Chamber Tourism Committee met Bhutan Prime Minister Lyonpo Tshering ...
India to send officials on paid Nepal tour ... government employees to Nepal, Bhutan, Maldives and Sri Lanka to boost tourism in the region, it has not ...
... leave travel concession for government employees to Nepal, Bhutan, Maldives and Sri Lanka to boost tourism in the region, it has not been effective.
With over 5,000 visitor arrivals, Haa had the 6th highest visitor arrivals among the dzongkhags in the country, according to Bhutan Tourism Monitor ...
Determining a tourist site's carrying capacity is the important first step in planning our tourism industry's development. Bhutan is a good example of a ...
So, in order to visit, tourists must go through an official tour guide and pay around £200 per day. (Visitors were not allowed in Bhutan until the 1970s).
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha begins his two-day visit to Bhutan ... investment, public health, and tourism; and reiterate Thailand's willingness to ...